These Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwiches are so good if you can find whole-wheat baguettes, but worth making no matter what bread you use.
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I'm sharing all the details about our spring break family trip to Costa Rica, including an authentic beans and rice recipe (Galla Pinto).
This super quick (20 min) Baked Salmon recipe is a go-to favorite for busy weeknights. Serve it over a salad or with your favorite side dish.
This super easy Slow Cooker Red Beans & Rice (with sausage) recipe reminds me of New Orleans! And it's so simple to make, just toss everything into the slow cooker and let it cook!
No need to ask "what should we have for dinner" anymore. I'm sharing 25 easy and healthy ideas that the whole family will enjoy.
I've combined my slow-cooker pork, savory crepes, and a delicious aioli to make these Slow Cooker Cuban Crepes, which are a big hit.
Breakfast is served with these whole-wheat buttermilk pancakes topped with cinnamon apples—don't forget to freeze an extra batch for later.
Make a double batch of these Mexican Breakfast Burritos. They are delicious no matter what time of day, and freezer-friendly.
Charcuterie cups are a fun twist on the classic charcuterie board! See how to make your own, including my Mini Cheese Balls recipe.
This slow cooker Soy Maple Glazed Chicken and Sweet Potatoes dish is packed with flavor. Don't be scared of the sriracha as it won't be so spicy after being in the slow cooker for so long.
Treat your someone special this Valentine's Day with a delicious Homemade Chocolate Mug Cake that is so simple and quick to make.
These Shrimp Tacos with Lime Chipotle Mayo are super easy and quick to pull together for dinner. Just a few simple ingredients including soy sauce!
This one-dish Chicken & Veggie Fried Rice recipe is so easy to cook and so much better than take-out. The secret is to use the same sauce to marinate the chicken!
This Sweet and Spicy Salad with Chipotle Ranch is anything but boring with a mix of sweet and spicy nuts and a dressing that surely packs a little kick.
Instead of a birthday card, surprise someone special with this fun DIY, no-fail, money cake! Follow these step-by-step instructions.
It's the perfect time of the year to start organizing your kitchen, including the refrigerator. Creating a system has so many great benefits.
The date December 29th has felt sooo far away on my calendar for so long, I honestly cannot believe it’s finally here (isn’t it still March? haha). The wait is over … you can now have my new Meal Planner workbook in your hands today! I cannot wait to share exactly how I organize my …
These Chorizo and Black Bean Lettuce Wraps fall under the SUPER easy to make category. Cook up a healthy and delicious meal in 20 minutes.
Roasted garlic is the star of this Roasted Garlic and Tomato Pasta with Kale recipe. Enjoy this on its own or with a side of steak for dinner.
I've put together a list of my favorite fall salads that are full of flavor. They pair perfectly with a warm bowl of soup for the chilly months.
We're loving these Buffalo Cauliflower Bites from Vani's very first cookbook, Food Babe Kitchen! They're super quick and easy to make and filled with flavor!
Here's an Americanized version of the delicious Ramen Bowls we loved in Japan. These come together super quick and easy for busy weeknights.
This one-dish Dijon Chicken Skillet with Kale recipe is restaurant-quality but oh so easy and quick to make at home during the week.
This flavorful salad is hearty enough to have as a main dish, and can be modified for the vegetarians in your house. No need for sides!
Filled with Mediterranean flavors, this slow cooker Spanish Chicken & Chorizo Pasta is the perfect easy meal that feeds a crowd.
My Meal Planner comes out in December, but preorder now to get a FREE 7-day meal plan along with a printable holiday card to gift to others.
These homemade Mexican Rice Bowls are the perfect DIY weeknight dinner that everyone can assemble to their liking. They can even be a tasty vegetarian dish if you leave out the chicken.
My kids were not born with any special cooking talents or knowledge, but with practice they've become quite capable. Read their tips...any kid can cook!
Tuna Poke Bowls are like a deconstructed sushi bowl, perfect for any sushi lover. Plus, everyone can assemble them to their liking.
This Chicken Tikka Masala recipe is as close as I can get to the delicious meal I had at an authentic Indian restaurant here in Charlotte. The sauce is so good served over brown rice.
This Blackened Fish Salad is a super flavorful and hearty seafood dinner that is perfect for anyone who is pescatarian or who just loves fish.
I have a new Meal Planner Workbook coming out in December that you won't want to miss! It includes 52 weeks of planning materials plus 20 one-dish recipes.
This Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore recipe is the epitome of comfort food for the fall. This one-dish recipe is a hearty meal loaded with veggies.
Create a routine for working at home with these tips. Keep your kids on track with structure while doing remote learning.
Packing your kids a healthy, nonprocessed, delicious school lunch just got easier. Find tons of meal ideas that you and your kids can choose from!
Now more than ever, we need structure for our little ones (and ourselves!). Our "Real Lunches, Real Easy" packed lunch meal plans are back to help you.